Archive: December, 2021

Grab your COVID-19 booster before New Year

Posted on 12/31/21 by AireAdmin No Comments

People in Bradford district and Craven are being urged to grab their booster jab before New Year, as the NHS goes all out to protect the district against the Omicron variant.  Vaccination centres continue to be open throughout the festive break so that people can get a jab while they are off work or snapping […]

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Visiting our hospitals

Posted on 12/24/21 by AireAdmin No Comments

The health, safety and wellbeing of our patients, communities and individuals and teams remain our absolute priority. We know that family members will be keen to visit their loved ones in Airedale or Castleberg hospitals, but we need to ensure this is done safely, making sure social distancing and other government advice is followed. Please […]

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Booster jabs hit record level in West Yorkshire

Posted on 12/24/21 by AireAdmin No Comments

It’s been a record week for booster jabs in Bradford district and Craven thanks to the amazing work of NHS vaccination teams and partners. Almost 35,000 vaccinations were delivered across the district, a jump of almost 50 per cent compared to the previous week and the highest number of boosters delivered to date. Additional appointments […]

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Get boosted now!

Posted on 12/23/21 by AireAdmin No Comments

In response to the national effort to protect people against the Omicron variant, the NHS is working to offer everyone aged 18 and over the chance to book a COVID-19 booster vaccine by the end of December. Boosters will also be offered to 16 and 17 year olds following the latest recommendations from the JCVI. […]

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Airedale Finance team wins national diversity award

Posted on 12/17/21 by AireAdmin No Comments
Amy Whitaker and Izaaz Mohammed with their award

The finance team at Airedale NHS Foundation trust are national winners – having won a Diversity and inclusion award for their outstanding work. The National Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) Award – in a new Diversity and inclusion category for 2021 – is made to a team working together in partnership that have introduced a […]

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New guidance for booster vaccinations

Posted on 12/06/21 by AireAdmin No Comments

In response to concerns about the new Omicron variant, the JCVI has recommended that booster vaccinations should be offered to all adults and that the gap between the second dose and booster is reduced to a minimum of 3 months. People who are severely immunosuppressed and have had their 3rd dose will also be offered […]

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NHS staff get surprise message from the Hoff

Posted on 12/02/21 by AireAdmin No Comments

Staff at Airedale NHS FT and its subsidiary, AGH Solutions, have received a very special message of support from a Hollywood superstar – David Hasselhoff. In the message the Hoff tells staff that they have made a difference in many people’s lives, and thanks them for a fantastic year. Speaking from the States he signs […]

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#PurpleLightUp marks International Day Of People With Disabilities

Posted on 12/01/21 by AireAdmin No Comments
Staff with disabilities logo

To mark International Day Of People With Disabilities, (Friday 3 December) people across Bradford District and Craven are being encouraged to wear something purple and buildings across the district will also be lit up to celebrate the day. This year’s theme for the international campaign is fighting for right in the post COVID-19 era. This […]

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